linked to here. Cool.
government surveillance that can lead nowhere but to greater security
Second, I believe Posner thinks that the legislature, not the judiciary, provides the appropriate check on executive power in wartime.
And the evidence for this over the last 5 years is exactly what? This Congress has been a complete lapdog to Bush and to suggest it has provided ANY check on Bush's actions is laughable (btw, we could be talking about a Democratic Congress and a Democratic President and the result would be the same).